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Two Arrested in Separate Instances for Shoplifting at Wegmans, Bridgewater Police Say


BRIDGEWATER, NJ - Two people were arrested at the beginning of May for allegedly shoplifting items from Wegmans at the Bridgewater Towne Centre, according to reports from the Bridgewater Township Police.

Freddy Lazarte, 55, of Bridgewater, was arrested May 7 for allegedly being found with $57 worth of merchandise from the store. He was processed and released pending a court appearance.

Steven Mastrian, 35, of Whitehouse Station, was arrested May 8 after allegedly being found with $368 worth of merchandise. He was processed and released pending a court appearance.

Police made a couple other arrests for trespassing and more.

  • Mario Clark, 30, of Manville, was arrested May 11 for trespassing at the Bridgewater Commons Mall. He was processed and released pending a court appearance.
  • Wali East, 37, of Newark, was arrested May 13 on an outstanding warrant. He was lodged in the Somerset County Jail.
Editor's Note: This article relies on information provided by law enforcement officials and the subjects are presumed innocent. If notified of changes to the charges or their outcome, TAPinto.net will update this report.

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